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Queen of hearts —Bowen, Rhys.
Book
2015
32 available of 32 items

The long take : a noir narrative —Robertson, Robin, 1955- author.
Book
2018
18 available of 20 items

"Walker is a D-Day veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder; he can't return home to rural Nova Scotia, and looks instead to the city for freedom, anonymity, and repair. As he finds his way from New York to Los Angele...

West of sunset : a novel —O'Nan, Stewart, 1961-
Book
2015
9 available of 9 items

"A "rich, sometimes heartbreaking" (Dennis Lehane) novel of F. Scott Fitzgerald's last years in Hollywood. In 1937, F. Scott Fitzgerald was a troubled, uncertain man whose literary success was long over. In poor health, ...

Inherent vice
DVD
2015
10 available of 12 items

Joaquin Phoenix stars as Larry "Doc" Sportello, a pot-smoking private eye at the tail end of the psychedelic '60s who investigates a kidnapping case involving his old flame Shasta Fay Hepworth (Katherine Waterston) and h...

City of flickering light —Fay, Juliette, author.
Large Print
2019
3 available of 4 items

Juliette Fay--"one of the best authors of women's fiction" ( Library Journal )--transports us back to the Golden Age of Hollywood and the raucous Roaring Twenties, as three friends struggle to earn their places among the...

The loud silence of Francine Green —Cushman, Karen.
Book
2006
4 available of 4 items

In 1949, thirteen-year-old Francine goes to Catholic school in Los Angeles where she becomes best friends with a girl who questions authority and is frequently punished by the nuns, causing Francine to question her own v...

The magnificent Esme Wells —Sharp, Adrienne, author.
Large Print
2018
3 available of 4 items

Set in golden age Hollywood and the burgeoning days of Las Vegas, The magnificent Esme Wells is a dazzling, bittersweet story of family, love, and deception. We follow Esme -- the irrepressible daughter of a Mafia gofer ...

Ragtime cowboys —Estleman, Loren D.
Book On MP3
2014
1 available of 2 items

In prohibition-era Southern California, real life detectives Charles D. Siringo and Dashiell Hammett must solve a mystery involving a ruthless politician, Joseph P. Kennedy. With sharp dialogue and rich historical backgr...

Queen of hearts —Bowen, Rhys.
Large Print
2014
5 available of 5 items

Lady Georgiana Rannoch's mother, a glamorous and much-married actress, is crossing the pond for a quickie divorce in Reno. Since all expenses are paid by hubby-to-be, Max, Georgiana goes along. Once on board, Mother all ...

Kings of America —Ellory, Roger Jon, author.
Book
2017
4 available of 4 items

Having fled to New York following his involvement in a terrible crime, Irish-born Danny McCabe throws in his lot with Nicolas and Lucia Mariani, Italian siblings who have come to America to make their fortune. In New Yor...

The long take : or, a way to lose more slowly —Robertson, Robin, 1955- author.
Book
2018
4 available of 4 items

Walker, a young Canadian recently demobilised after war and his active service in the Normandy landings and subsequent European operations. Suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, and unable to face a return to hi...

Ragtime cowboys —Estleman, Loren D.
Book
2014
8 available of 8 items

In prohibition-era Southern California, real life detectives Charles D. Siringo and Dashiell Hammett must solve a mystery involving a ruthless politician, Joseph P. Kennedy. With sharp dialogue and rich historical backgr...

Ragtime cowboys —Estleman, Loren D.
Large Print
2014
5 available of 6 items

In prohibition-era Southern California, real life detectives Charles D. Siringo and Dashiell Hammett must solve a mystery involving a ruthless politician, Joseph P. Kennedy. With sharp dialogue and rich historical backgr...

American dream machine —Specktor, Matthew.
Book
2013
1 available of 1 items

Beau Rosenwald - overweight, not particularly handsome, and improbably charismatic - arrives in Los Angeles in 1962 with nothing but an ill-fitting suit and a pair of expensive brogues. By the late 1970s he has helped fo...

Ragtime cowboys —Estleman, Loren D.
Book On CD
2014
1 available of 1 items

In Prohibition-era Southern California, real-life detectives Charles A. Siringo and Dashiell Hammett must solve a mystery involving a ruthless politician{u2014}Joseph P. Kennedy. With sharp dialogue and a rich historical...

West of sunset a novel —O'Nan, Stewart, 1961- author.
Large Print
2015
1 available of 1 items

"A novel of F. Scott Fitzgerald's last years in Hollywood--a sympathetic and deeply personal portrait of a flawed man who never gave up in the end, even as his every wish and hope seemed thwarted"-- Provided by publisher...

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